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FM's talks in Israel tackled peace, terrorism - Egypt Foreign Ministry

During a press conference with Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Shoukry said the peace talks and the situation on the ground are in constant deteriora...


Boris Johnson, Britain's new top diplomat, has said some very undiplomatic things

Not only do the appointments appear to reflect a desire to unite her party around the outcome of the June 23 vote, they may also be calculated to head off any s...


Egyptian FM meets Netanyahu in rare Israel visit

The Egyptian minister also emphasised the importance of building trust among both sides, adding that the visit comes in the context of President Al-Sisi's visio...


Political world reacts to Pence VP choice

Trump was expected to announce his choice Friday morning, but postponed his plans after a truck attack in France killed dozens of people, Thursday. In order t...


Rihanna and Fifty Shades Darker cast safe in Nice, Paris

It is not known whether she was with revelers watching fireworks as part of the celebration of Bastille Day when the attack occurred. The cast and crew of app...


Bernie Sanders' Endorsement Of Hillary Clinton Leaves The Internet Feeling Conflicted

Democrats familiar with the plans said Sanders will publicly endorse Clinton's White House bid after weeks of negotiations between the Clinton and Sander...


Signs point to Pence as Trump's VP pick

Trump told Fox News after the attack that if he's elected president he would ask Congress for a declaration of war on the Islamic State group. The speculation c...


Dallas chief: "We're asking cops to do too much"

Dallas' police chief, David Brown, said the decision was made to kill the 25-year-old Army veteran with a robot because talks with police negotiators had fail...


Justice Ginsburg's Criticism Of Trump Crossed The Line, Legal Experts Say

The Supreme Court justice - who has been involved in a scuffle with the presumptive Republican nominee over the past few days - apologized for her remarks and p...


Donald Trump selects Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as VP running mate

I think Chris Christie is a fantastic person, been a friend of mine for 15 years. And in a weird moment after Gingrich had already departed his Virginian reside...


Egypt's foreign minister calls for peace in rare visit to Israel

At the press conference, Netanyahu called on Palestinians "to follow the courageous example of Egypt and Jordan and join us for direct negotiations". Shoukry'...


Germany urges United Kingdom to swiftly leave EU

Four EU and British sources told Reuters on Thursday it was unclear the dinner would go ahead and if so, who among Johnson and the 27 other EU ministers wou...


Kaplan says more agreement than not among Fed policymakers

It would be best for the USA central bank to excercise patience and wait until matters were clearer before acting on monetary policy following the UK's decision...


Newt Gingrich: Mike Pence Would Have 'Midwestern Appeal'

Christian conservatives have warmed to Trump over the campaign, in part because of the intercession of Burns and others in the evangelical community. "He's been...


Supreme Court judge sorry for branding Trump a 'faker'

On reflection, my recent remarks in response to press inquiries were ill-advised and I regret making them... Earlier this week, Justice Ginsburg called Mr. Th...


Pokemon Go: How to Catch Pikachu

Within the days of being released the game had reached #1 spot in App store and the Play Store in the "Free" section. So you know about social networking ev...


Trump chooses Pence as running mate, ABC News reports

The long-awaited decision upends the political landscape in IN and at least partially remakes the Trump campaign in Pence's image. Pence's connections c...


Another Cop Shooting Video Is Out, But The Dead Guy Is White

Noble's father, Darren Noble , who saw the video at a private screening on July 8, called the Fresno officers "trigger-happy." An officer then twice shot ...


Trump (almost) ready to announce VP pick; Pence flies to NY

A Trump-Pence ticket would quash any expectation that the NY businessman might soften that stance heading into the November 8 election. Former House Speaker N...


Hundreds attend memorial service for Dallas officer Michael Smith

A black Minnesota man who was fatally shot by a police officer last week will be remembered at an ecumenical service at a stately Catholic cathedral. Funeral...


Memorials Continue For Fallen Dallas Police Officers

During the funeral service at the cavernous Prestonwood Baptist Church in Plano, Texas, fellow officer Debbie Taylor described Ahrens, 48, as a "gentle giant"...


US presidential race tied, Clinton hurt by emails

An earlier study done by the GenForward Poll (commissioned by the Black Youth Project and the Associated Press) revealed that 50 percent of the respondents wh...


Trump to name Indiana Governor Pence as running mate: Roll Call

In recent weeks, Pence has remained on the gubernatorial campaign trail while also being vetted by Trump as a potential running mate . Pence, who is seeking ...


Britain's Top Envoy Anything but Diplomatic

Osborne, who riled colleagues with his stark warnings over the risks of Brexit before the vote, was replaced by Philip Hammond, previously the foreign minister....


Donald Trump to Reportedly Name Mike Pence as Running Mate

All three of the finalists have had extensive conversations with Trump and his family in recent days. Trump and his new running mate will make their first app...


SA citizens trapped in South Sudan urged to contact embassy

Tattered cloth waved in the breeze. "We look to South Sudan's neighbours to help end the fighting , and we are working with regional leaders at the highest l...


Donald Trump Names Mike Pence, Indiana Governor, as Vice Presidential Pick

Friday with a news conference at the Hilton Midtown in Manhattan. In predicting Pence, Gingrich told CNN: "Mike's got a lot of strengths and he's substantia...


Delegates get Ready to Nominate Trump at RNC

The RNC will need 1237 delegates to quash an uprising, and reportedly, they have only around 850 fully committed to Trump . An anti-Trump delegate sued the Vir...


Kerry to offer Russia military coordination on Syria

He added that neither Russia's President Vladimir Putin nor Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has discussed a political transition to have Assad leave power. Bu...


Pakistan will be playing its first Test match against England at Lord's

All three received five-year bans from cricket and jail terms. Amir, who served three months in an English young offenders institute, has only featured in the...


PAK vs ENG: Mohammad Amir Returns To Lord's

Such was the impact of the controversy, the fact teenage sensation Amir took six for 84 in the first innings of that match has largely been forgotten. "He is ea...


South Sudan: Juba clashes claim at least 272 lives

The Associated Press obtained a copy of the order. Much of Monday's fighting in Juba centered in the Jebel area where there is an opposition camp and anot...


Syria's Assad says Putin has not talked about political transition

If finalized, the arrangement could dramatically alter America's role in the Arab country's five-year civil war. According to the Post , which cited sections...


Jake Ball to make Test debut at Lord's

Amir is resuming his Test career at the scene of the spot-fixing shame which saw him banned for five years after admitting to deliberately bowling no-balls in 2...


The virtual world of 'Pokemon Go' is already reshaping the real one

Thanks to nostalgia for the '90s Nintendo game, excitement over its mass introduction to augmented reality and a summertime launch amid a time when players coul...